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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NUMBERS 2 TO 24 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380488

Location

NUMBERS 2 TO 24 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 2-24, EATON PLACE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480689

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3203NE EATON PLACE 577-1/49/267 (East side) 20/08/71 Nos.2-24 (Even) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: EATON PLACE Nos 1-19 (odd), Nos 2-24 (even))

GV II

Terraced houses. 1845-1855. Built by Thomas Cubitt on his own land. Stucco. Roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic over half basement. 3 windows each. Most units conform to the following description. Elevation treated as full-height and nearly full-width segmental bay. Up stairs to flat-arched entrance with overlight set in left-hand arch of bay. To the right of the entrance are 2 windows. All windows are flat arched with projecting sills; upper storey windows have architraves. Ground floor has banded rustication. Floor-to-ceiling windows open out onto first-floor balcony with cast-iron rails and brackets; each window topped by entablature, the frieze of which has 3 floral roundels, and a cornice supported by a pair of console brackets. Centre window of attic is blocked. Storey band between second floor and attic. Plain entablature band with projecting cornice above. The following features vary from the common type. No.2 has an extra window range to the left of the bay, in which a flat-arched entrance framed by Tuscan pilasters and entablature is set; side- and margin lights to door and overlight. A similar Tuscan aedicule surrounds the entrance of No.24 which is on the return; range of windows to either side of the entrance, that near the corner being blocked; the ground floor has no rustication; storey bands between the ground and first floors as well as between the second floor and attic. The centre window of the attic storey is unblocked in Nos 4 and 18. Sashes of original 2 x 2 design to attics of Nos 2-6, 12-16, and 24; of original 2 x 2 design to second floors of Nos 2-6, 10-16, and 20-24; and of original 1 x 2 design to first floors of Nos 2, 14-16, and 22-24. Stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs and areas. Nos 2-24 form a group with Nos 1-19 (qv). (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-: 56W).



Listing NGR: TQ3278903647

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Carder, T, Encyclopaedia of Brighton, (1990), 56W

National Grid Reference: TQ 32789 03647

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